Big Sound

Big Sound is an annual Australian festival of new music and music industry conference held in Brisbane's Fortitude Valley.

This Week’s 8 Best Local Gigs Under $15

Loving live music isn’t just about attending music festivals and seeing an international artist’s massive arena show. Even the biggest of big-name headliners started in the trenches, on the sticky...

All Of The Highlights From Let Them Eat Cake 2017

I like to think that on a brunch plate there will be a few different toasties, maybe some eggs, avocado, haloumi… on my brunch plate for the first day of...

8 Great Aussie Bands You Haven’t Heard, With Holy Balm

Holy Balm have had a great year so far, releasing their single ‘Fashion’ in May to significant acclaim and love from the music community, and following it up with their excellent new album Activity....

Peaches, King Gizzard & More Top Meredith Music Festival 2016 Lineup

When Aunty Meredith recently opened her annual ticket ballot, we all jumped for joy because it meant that not only could we finally get our hands on our Meredith tickets,...

Meredith Music Festival 2016 Ticket Ballot Now Open

It’s that time of year again, people. The ticket ballot for the 26th Meredith Music Festival is now officially open. We swear it was only yesterday that we were partying...

A Guide To Australia’s Psych Scene By The Best Aussie Psych Bands

Despite what Tame Impala chief Kevin Parker might think, we actually have a very rich and sprawling psychedelic rock scene absolutely jam-packed with great bands here in Australia. Names like...

How To: Make The Most Out Of Playing A Music Industry Showcase

So you’re one of the lucky handful of acts to perform as part of a huge internationally attendee music conference. Your set is tight you’re ready to unleash it onto the...

12 Local Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

Winter is finally upon us, but that doesn’t mean that the constant stream of awesome local tours we’re lucky enough to enjoy in this country has to stop. We’ve got...

Aus Tour Mixtape: Infected Mushroom’s Favourite Songs Of Right Now

The biggest names in global trance, duo Infected Mushroom broke onto the scene with the release of their first album in ’99, and unconsciously changed trance music forever whilst going...

Aussies Win Big At The American Music Awards

The American Music Awards (AMAs) for 2014 have just concluded and we are so stoked to announce that multiple awards have been given to Aussie artists. Arriving with zero surprise is Iggy...

Win A Double Pass To See Fractures

Following his sold out tour last month, Fractures’ has released a remarkable video collaboration for his song ‘It’s Alright’ and announced Australian dates in November at Paddington Church (Sydney) and...

14 Amazing International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

There’s a reason they call us the lucky country and it might have something to do with the incredible amount of gigs coming reaching our shores over 2014/15, with festivals...

Win A Double Pass To See The Pierce Brothers In Sydney

The Pierce Brothers Australian Tour 2014 is currently underway as the indie successes embarking on another massive run of national dates. Returning from a triumphant tour overseas, the local favourites are set...

This Week’s 8 Best Local Gigs Under $15

Loving live music isn’t just about attending music festivals and seeing an international artist’s massive arena show. Even the biggest of big-name headliners started in the trenches, on the sticky carpets...

Fractures – ‘It’s Alright’

Following his sold out tour last month, Fractures’ has released his latest remarkable video for ‘It’s Alright’ and announced more Australian dates in November to mark the end of his...